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What Were Curzon’S Two Real Motives Behind the Partition of Bengal. - History and Civics

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What were Curzon’s two real motives behind the partition of Bengal.

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Solution

Curzon’s motive behind partitioning Bengal were:
(i) Curb the radical Bengali nationalists and thus to weaken the nationalist movement.
(ii) To set the Hindus and Muslims against each other.

Concept: Causes of the Partition of Bengal
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ICSE ICSE Class 10 History and Civics
Chapter 11 The Partition of Bengal
Short Questions I | Q 1
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